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Assessment Resource Centre (ARC)

  1. Stage 3
  2. Personal Development, Health and Physical Education
  3. Activities
  4. Benefits of Not Smoking Poster
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Benefits of Not Smoking Poster

Grade Work Samples
End of Stage 3 (end of Year 6)
Grade A Darcy  
Grade B Chris  
Grade C Terry   Jordan  
Grade D Kim   Lindsay   Alex   Casey  
Grade E Riley   Bailey  

Foundation Statement strands

The following strands are covered in this activity:

Healthy Choices

Description of activity

Students create a poster that outlines the effects of smoking on the body. They list the benefits of being a non-smoker.

Suggested materials

Worksheet ‘Benefits of not Smoking’

Prior learning

Students have investigated the short and long-term effects of cigarette smoking on the body. They understand that the effects of smoking are not just physical and that there are social, environmental and economic costs associated with smoking. Students have discussed the specific diseases linked to cigarette smoking such as heart disease and cancer.


Personal Health Choices (PHS3.12)

Explains the consequences of personal lifestyle choices.

Criteria for assessing learning

Students will be assessed on their ability to:

  • identify the short-term and long-term effects of smoking on the body
  • identify a range of benefits of being a non-smoker
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